Communities across Europe taking ownership of local services and initiatives.
A project of the National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) and the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation
ATM is a not-for-profit organization which was formed by residents and local entrepreneurs of Lóios, to work for the community’s best interests.Read More
ADC MOURA is a community association based in the municipality of Moura, a rural region of southeast Portugal, which is historically poor and underdeveloped.Read More
The Terra Chã cooperative’s main activities take place in and around the village of Chãos, which is located in the centre of Portugal (about 100 km to the north of Lisbon) in the municipality of RiRead More
AVAal is a non-profit organization founded in 2009, emerging out of the varied interests of people who met in Alta de Lisboa.Read More
The cooperative “Elektrizitätswerke Schönau” (EWS) runs the power grid in Schönau, Black Forest (Baden Württemberg), supplying nationwide more than 100,000 households, businesses and industrial entRead More